Patent Number: 8,573,831

Title: Methods and systems for mixing materials

Abstract: The present invention relates generally to methods and systems for mixing at least two different solid materials (e.g., adsorbents) and loading the mixture into a vessel, such as an adsorption vessel or reactor.

Inventors: Celik; Cem E. (Tonawanda, NY), Ackley; Mark William (E. Aurora, NY), Nowobilski; Jeffert John (Orchard Park, NY), Rege; Salil Uday (Amherst, NY)

Assignee: Praxair Technology, Inc.

International Classification: B01F 15/02 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/05/12017